When it comes to my campervan life, I have three top priorities – comfortable bed, comfortable bed, comfortable bed. I realise that this is not the same for everyone and, for you, it might be things like headroom, indoor loo, three-way fridge, or solar energy. I want these too but I find that I cannot really enjoy my camping if I can’t get a good night’s sleep and for me, that means an exquisitely comfortable bed. Fortunately, I have found one…Continue reading “I Have Found my Forever Campervan Bed!”
So what are the really important things you need to think about when you choose a campervan? To find out, I spoke to expert, Adam Coombe from Northstar, specialist converters on the Isle of Wight. He gave us five, main points that every campervan buyer should consider before choosing their design.
Oh, and by the way, don’t forget the cat litter box…Continue reading “Ask the Experts: What to Consider When Choosing a Campervan Design with Adam from Northstar”
So, what do you do if you want to change your campervan? I don’t mean selling the van, but what if you feel that the current layout is not working for you anymore?
Perhaps your circumstances have changed or maybe it was never what you really wanted when you designed it and now you really want YOUR van. Well, this is what happened to us when we changed our camper to not only fit our style of camping, but also to adapt to changes in our life and the world in general…Continue reading “Don’t be Afraid to Change Your Campervan”
What a great idea…a campervan meet-up on a nice campsite, good weather and serious afternoon tea together! Just back from a great camping weekend in Kai, our Alphard campervan, talking campervan-geek with other vanners and eating delicious cake and scones…Continue reading “Campervans, Blue Skies and Afternoon Tea, what’s not to like…”
Can there be anything more exciting than picking up your new campervan! Well maybe, but probably not for the campervan geeks and dreamers in the world. A few days ago, we collected our new campervan, a Toyota Alphard converted by Northstar Conversions, from the Isle of Wight. While we were there, we had a weekend camping with him to get to know him and so that Northstar could do any tweaks that were necessary. Here is what happened…Continue reading “Our New Campervan, Kai, has Arrived!”
Check out this great article on the 35 benefits of camping. Did you know that camping can even increase your serotonin levels!
Go have a look…
The 35 Benefits of Camping
Just thought I’d share with you a meal that is ideal for when you are out in the campervan. Not only is it really easy, tasty and flexible, it’s healthy too! It’s called the Power Bowl (sometimes the Buddha Bowl) and it is a perfectly balanced meal that you assemble from a wide range of ingredients.
You will need a pasta-style bowl as you’ll want something big enough to hold your whole meal (less washing-up, yay!) and you can include anything you want really, but there is a general template to follow…Continue reading “Power Bowls – Perfect for Campervan Life”
So do you know what you would do if you had a serious injury while you were camping? It’s not really something that I’d ever really thought about, that is until it happened to me back in April…